YouTube has got a gaming platform where the users can live stream their video games. https://gaming.youtube.com/ is the platform for sharing screen recordings. It may not have a wide range of audience base, but there are a few unique features that exist which make the YT gaming app really worth using.
You will not need any additional hardware or software for live streaming your games on your devices, you can also make use of it as a screen recorder for recording the device screen.
So, here is how you can record your screencasts using the YouTube app.
You need to have the YT gaming app installed on your device for this and just launch the application. Click on the Go Live button and then choose to live stream to your phone directly or even choose to record the screencast first, then edit it and upload it later.
Then on the next screen, you need to choose the Android application that you would like to stream, then you will be listed with the list of apps that fit the gaming category but you can click on the all apps link to screencast any application that is installed on your Android phone. Then it will begin to record anything that happens on the screen including the incoming notifications. It will even record the audio from the speaker as well as the surrounding sound and you even get an option to mute the microphone.
Then after you think you are done with the recording session, you can simply tap on the notification log and stop the recording session. You can then edit the video as you want and then share it wherever you want.
This android screen recording method can thus be very much helpful and do give it a try.